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Blog: Blood pressure and ESRD—learning the connection the hard way

Dereck Lee couldn’t afford his blood pressure medication. About 10 years later, he learned his kidneys were failing. Read his Kidney Today blog post about his experience.

The Hope Affair - Drawing Inspiration

The Hope Affair, the American Kidney Fund’s annual national gala, is a celebration of the people who inspire us in the fight against kidney disease. The event brings together the renal community, policymakers, patients and advocates for an inspirational evening that raises funds to support the programs and services of the American Kidney Fund.

How is Kidney Failure Treated? Learn About the Options.

Although there is no cure for kidney failure, the condition can be treated with dialysis or a kidney transplant. Learn more about the treatment options for kidney failure and living with kidney failure.

Become a Kidney Health Educator

Are you passionate about preventing kidney disease in your community? Do you enjoy educating those around you on the importance of living a healthy lifestyle? If so, our Kidney Health Educator Program may be for you!

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